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Matrix is a custom fieldtype created by Pixel & Tonic to allow rows of data (or "matrixes") within a single entry.

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Can't display relative date when inside Matrix

When having the date field inside a matrix, I can't get it to output as a relative date. I can get format to work just fine though. This works: {matrix} <span ...
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How to see if a checkbox is selected?

I'm using P&T Fieldpack (2.1.1), EE 2.9.2 and Matrix 2.6. I have a column in my Matrix field that has 2 checkboxes: "text" and "picture". If only the "text" checkbox is checked then this works to ...
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Matrix Error after upgrade

I'm receiving the following errors/warnings after updating to matrix 2.6 (with EE 2.8.1) Any idesa how i would get rid of it? Pete A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Trying to get ...
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Move playa field within a Matrix field

So our current setup has a channel with a playa field. This worked well so far BUT now we need to store specific values for each relationship (eg: The related field will need a catalogue number, ...
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exp:channel:form and Matrix Files

Could someone please point me to a straightforward example of a front-end matrix file upload via exp:channel:form? I can get regular matrix fields to work, but files just aren't clicking for me and I ...
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Custom Matrix Field in Channel Form

Implementing the solution found on Bring Matrix Data Editing to the Front-End I've a matrix field that contains a P&T Dropdown field type <select name="role_level[row_new_0][col_id_46]"> ...
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Matrix images that are being pulled in via a Playa (Related Products) field

I have a product section. When I create a product entry, I select related product entries via a Playa field. I can get this to display as expected. I have now added a matrix field on the product ...
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How can I hide an expired row in a Matrix field?

I have a Matrix field which is being used for late availability vacancies for a tourism website. Inside the Matrix field there are two columns, Date and Description. Rows from the Matrix field will ...
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Playa field in a Matrix field is throwing an error

I have a single select Playa field in a Matrix field, and it's not working properly in the control panel. I can't search properly with it, and it's throwing a javascript error in this line when the ...
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Hi all, The matrix ee extension returns only one row

Ok here is the tag: {exp:channel:entries dynamic="no"} {download_listing sort="desc"} <ul> <p> <button data-toggle="modal" href="#myModal" ...
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PHP cast Matrix row_count to int returning 0

I have a really simple if statement that I want to do a calculation on the row_count with php output I can echo out '{row_count}' just fine, however any modificaiton don't seem to work. I'm using php ...
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How to insert matrix rows data using channel API?

How to use channel entries api for creating channel entries which contains matrix field, I have a channel which contains some text fields and one matrix field.The channel api works fine when I insert ...
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Get Filesize when using Matrix flle field

How do you get the filesize of the file when using Matrix? {downloads} {download_name} {file_size} {size} {/download} returns Download name {file_size} {size} Thanks
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Can SuperSearch use Matrix fields in {excerpt}?

I am using SuperSearch with "Use Smart Excerpts?" set to "Yes", and a Matrix field with "Is field searchable?" set to "Yes". My search results contain pages with matrix field content as expected. ...
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Javascript not loading in control panel

I have a site running EE2.9.0 using Focus labs config set-up. I am getting javascript errors in the control panel which are stopping Matrix and some other fields from working. ...
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Matrix does not save values

So I have this field created for one of my users in which I use matrix. EE is version 2.7 and matrix is 2.5.9 I also use MSM So, basically there is a grid with 2 columns, one is for names and other ...
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Playa field search feature displaying entries from all channels

I have a Matrix field with a Playa field inside it, listing entries limited to the "Biographies" channel. The issue I'm seeing is that when editors search for a title, the resulting list contains ...
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How to search Matrix > Playa fields by the entry status?

I have a Playa field within a matrix row. I only want to display Playa/related entries with a status of "open". Is there a way to search by the Playa entry status within the Matrix tag pair? It's ...
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Expression Engine Grid not outputting content

trying to get EE to display content using the grid option for a channel field. Below is the code that using: {course_material} <a href="{course_material:material_content}"> ...
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Advanced conditionals: {if field1:total_rows == 0 && field2:total_rows == 0} always return TRUE

I have tried many different variations: {if field1:total_rows == 0 && field2:total_rows == 0} No rows {/if} {if field1:total_rows == 0 AND field2:total_rows == 0} No rows {/if} {if ...
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The Add Row Button adds Two Rows when Channel Forms has Two Matrix Fields in the Same Template

I have a problem similar to When multiple channel forms present each containing a matrix, the add row button adds multiple rows EE V2.8.1 Matrix V2.5.10 The two forms are separated by conditionals - ...
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Conditional Examination of Dates within a Matrix Field

We are utilizing a Matrix field to list information by date (each day has it's own row - first column being "date". We want only today's row to be displayed (similar to a calendar). HOWEVER, if an ...
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How do I display matrix fields inside of a relationship field (channel entry)?

Anybody have an answer? I am trying to do this in EE 2.6, but the matrix fields don't display. I have a channel (fruit) with a relationship field to another channel. That channel (kinds) has a matrix ...
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Matrix Total Rows Column Search Conditional

So I have this conditional that works properly for entries with matrix rows: {if {tech_documents:total_rows search:doc_thumb="IS_EMPTY"} > 0} ... {if:else} ... {/if} However, entries ...
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Matrix date field error - 'Undefined index' at line 735 in file libraries/Localize.php for ADMIN panel

After adding date field to matrix field type getting following error in ADMIN panel: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: Europe/London Filename: ...
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Matrix / Low Variables Database Error

I am getting the following Database error, which prevents me from even accessing the low variables module screen... Low Variables - 2.5.0 Matrix - 2.6 A Database Error Occurred Error Number: 1054 ...
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Playa link with matrix field is not working

I am using playa with in matrix field type and want to get the url of playa link. For eg:- I have created Channel (named as XYZ) and following fields as below : a) gallery_name : text b) gallery ...
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matrix via channel_fields api?

I'm using the channel_field api. I want to create a matrix field and apply the cell info to that field. I can't find any documentation to do that. I'm googling about, but if anyone has done this ...
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PHP errors relating to matrix on channel form submission

EE 2.9.0 Matrix 2.6 I have a template with a channel form in it, nothing else (I've stripped it down for testing). {exp:channel:form channel="test_channel_form" return="test-return" } ...
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Matrix with Playa within Playa

My head is spinning from this. I've got a Matrix field that contains a Playa field. The entries from that Playa field contain another Playa field that we need to get its title value from. I'm not sure ...
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Insert a drop down inside Nolan

Nolan is working fine, but it is possible to insert a drop down inside a cell, as the Field Pack dropdown inside a Matrix cell?
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Matrix fields within Zoo Visitor

At the moment I just want to display some data stored in a matrix field in the Zoo Visitor channel, but no data is shown. I am able to update native member data via Zoo Visitor. My code at the moment ...
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DataGrab Import DB Error (Error Number: 1118 Row size too large)

ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 DataGrab 1.8.0 Matrix 2.6 So I have a seemingly small (but maybe large) import using DataGrab to text input, text area, and matrix field types. XML Example: ...
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Matrix: Not able to add more than 50 rows

I am using EE v2.5.5 and Matrix v2.5.3. In Matrix, I'm able to add up to 50 rows without problems. When I add more than 50 rows and click the Submit button, I am returned to the entry edit form ...
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Two playa levels deep and need to come up a playa mid loop

I have a channel with a playa entry within that playa I call a matrix and a playa level i need to come back up a level within the matrix/playa loop. Can any one help me with the correct syntax? ...
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Tabs and a playa inside a matrix with var=prefix

I did make an earlier post simliar but I have solved some of the issues mostly by rebuilding the tabs from a strait Zurb mark up. It all works fine until I put my EE code in there and it stacks the ...
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Matrix/Playa saving issue

Have a problem with using Playa as a field within a Matrix field where the selected entry is not being saved. Oldish version of EE (2.4) but should be supported. Entry appears to save okay but when ...
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Embeding a playa in matrix using tabs

I am trying to build tabs using a matrix with a playa inside of it my basic code looks something like this. I did something like this inside before and works. does anyopne know what I am missing? ...
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Using Related Entries for Modular Content Entry

Does any one know if there's a way to use data from other entries for modular content entry? Meaning a user is presented with a Matrix-like field and they add a row and select WYGWAM to begin typing. ...
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Display channel entries by conditional matrix value in a table

I have a channel of "courses", each with a schedule built with Matrix {schedule} consisting of {location}, {week} and {tod}. I want to output the schedule in a table by {week} & {tod} like below: ...
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PHP 5.4 upgrade broke matrix 2.4.1 9 (EE 2.5.4)

I have recently been asked to look at an EE-based site which is currently broken. The issue is that where matrix fields occur in the template, it appears they are not parsed and instead are just ...
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How to setup a custom field (safecracker file-image) on frontend without using {field:fieldname}

I am using matrix and safecracker to let the user submit some data(entries). I have one field called 'offers'. I setup this 'offers' matrix field to accept 3 texts and 1 image file (safecracker ...
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Building slider with Low Variables, Matrix and playa

I am not figuring this one out. It's my first time trying to combine Low Variables, Matrix, and playa. I have a slider on the homepage that is populated with Low Variables. Within LV I used Matrix to ...
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playa in a matrix inside a playa

so I am trying to call a Playa (m_p_discipline) inside a Matrix (discipline_3rd_order) inside Playa (thirdorder) inside of channel:entry. I am using var=prefix to get this far. The results of my code ...
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Group Grid entries by custom field

I have a grid field like this: File - Text field - Relationship field Where the file is a document, the text field is the title and the relationship field is the argument. I would like to output ...
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exp_channel_data matrix field contains YTowOnt9

EE 2.6.1, Matrix 2.5.10, Structure 3.3.13, Wygwam 3.2.2 Matrix field data outputs on the frontend, but matrix rows disappear when editing a specific entry. The matrix data still appears on the ...
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Updating Matrix Safecracker Cell type to File Cell Type

I'm doing a major update on a site -- EE v2.1.3 to v2.8.1 I have a Matrix field that's using the safecracker cell type and I'm wondering what's the best to handle this. Pre-update the channel form ...
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Nivo slider matrix photoframe

<div id="slider" class="nivoSlider"> {exp:channel:entries channel="properties" dynamic="no" limit="10" ...
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Assets in a Matrix can't select files from a subfolder

EDIT: Nevermind - case of outdated indexes. Could really use a warning when this happens though... EE 2.8.1, Assets 2.3.1, Matrix 2.5.10 I've got a Matrix field with an Assets column, which is ...
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Strict Standards: Declaration of Matrix_ft::post_save() should be compatible with EE_Fieldtype::post_save($data)

I have an online shop which uses CT and offsite payment processing. Upon returning to the store after a successfull (test)purchase I recieve those errors: Strict Standards: Declaration of ...